Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research

Religious Minorities Under Islamic Rule – Tesneem Alkiek

Religious minorities are often depicted as oppressed and vulnerable victims of their Muslim rulers. However, they were always protected under the rule of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ and the caliphs who succeeded him.

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Tesneem Alkiek

FELLOW | Tesneem is the Director of Expanded Learning and a Fellow at Yaqeen Institute. She completed her undergraduate degree in Early Christianity and Islamic Studies at the University of Michigan. She is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Islamic Studies at Georgetown University with a focus on the development of Islamic law.